Corvid Diaries: 19 COVID Poems
Birdseye view of the pandemic. Poetry by Griffith H. Williams.
This chapbook of poetry, printed on a letterpress in 2020, contains 19 original poems exploring the first few months of the COVID-19 pandemic. Each poem is from the perspective of a raven, crow or jay. Handset in 12 point Caslon Old Style type and printed on an antique Chandler & Price 10 x 15 in Kenmore, Washington. This handsome volume contains 16 pages and is illustrated with five original linoleum block prints.
Bell tolling, hearse rolling, folks reeling -- grief.
Griff sings out with feeling.
Daily death count keep dealing;
Oh, turn the wheel to healing!
Letterpress edition $20 (in person only).